Driver injured after car hits tree

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Firefighters freed a woman from a car which was left on its side after an accident near Cuckfield.

The Haywards Heath crew was called to a two car crash in Hanlye Lane at 8.36am today (Thursday November 5).

A police spokesman said the female driver suffered minor injuries after her car left the road and hit a tree.

A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said firefighters used small tools to release her from the car.

The crew left the incident with Sussex Police at 8.59am.

The road was re-opened at 9.50am.

Traffic backed up in both directions between the Lullings Farm and Borde Hill Lane junctions.

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